Using the Law and Its Enforcement to Address the Overdose Crisis: Emerging Trends and Implications

October 29, 2018
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 305, Danforth Campus

You’re invited to attend a seminar given by Leo Beletsky on Using the Law and Its Enforcement to Address the Overdose Crisis: Emerging Trends and Implications.

Join us later on in the day at the Brown School for a town hall event moderated by Leo Beletsky.

Lunch will be provided. No registration necessary.

Featured Speaker: Leo Beletsky

Leo Beletsky holds a joint appointment with the School of Law and Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University, which houses the Health in Justice Action Lab he directs. He is also an Associate Adjunct Professor at the UC San Diego School of Medicine. Beletsky’s expertise is in substance use research and policy, with special focus on drug overdose, infectious disease transmission, and the role of the criminal justice system as a structural determinant of drug user health. Throughout his career, Professor Beletsky has applied his skills and expertise in service to governmental agencies and non-governmental organizations, including the United Nations, The Pew Charitable Trusts, and the City of New York.

Event Sponsors: CENTER FOR HEALTH ECONOMICS & POLICY, WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW

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